POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases (Pounds from TRI Sources)

Facility: SHELL OIL PRODS. U.S. MARTINEZ REFY., MARTINEZ, CA
  • From 1988 to 2002, total releases to the environment have increased 487%.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    NITRATE COMPOUNDS760,000
    AMMONIA89,800
    SULFURIC ACID89,000
    METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER41,100
    CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE29,000
    XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)21,100
    METHANOL20,024
    ETHYLENE19,300
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID18,000
    TOLUENE12,400
    N-HEXANE11,500
    ETHYLBENZENE8,200
    CYCLOHEXANE6,100
    BENZENE2,150
    NAPHTHALENE1,940
    ZINC COMPOUNDS1,870
    MANGANESE COMPOUNDS1,869
    PROPYLENE1,850
    1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE1,340
    PHENANTHRENE1,001
    DIETHANOLAMINE840
    TERT-BUTYL ALCOHOL756
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS690
    2,4-DIMETHYLPHENOL393
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS352
    CUMENE340
    CYANIDE COMPOUNDS333
    COPPER COMPOUNDS204
    PHENOL132
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS131
    LEAD COMPOUNDS82
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS63
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE56
    HYDROGEN CYANIDE53
    CRESOL (MIXED ISOMERS)50
    CARBON DISULFIDE43
    1,3-BUTADIENE42
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS17
    CARBONYL SULFIDE13
    SILVER COMPOUNDS6
    ANTHRACENE1
    MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE1
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE.100

    Note: See Dioxin Compounds Summary for the contribution of dioxins to this release or waste management category (in grams).